"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.